Wé on sǽláde (
in our course) brecaþ ofer bæðweg,
- Andr. Kmbl. 1022; An. 511.
Hie on sǽláde wíf tó Denum feredon
they on the watery way took the woman to Denmark,
- Beo. Th. 2319; B. 1157.
Hé tó gyrnwræce swíðor þohte ðonne tó sǽláde
his thoughts were turned rather to vengeance effected by wiles than to taking his way over the sea,
- 2283; B. 1139.
- [Cf. Icel. sjó-leiði a seaway; sjó-leiðis by sea.]
Bosworth, Joseph. “sǽ-lád.” In An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online, edited by Thomas Northcote Toller, Christ Sean, and Ondřej Tichy. Prague: Faculty of Arts, Charles University, 2014. https://bosworthtoller.com/26214.Checked: 0